The Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine invites applications for the postdoctoral Fellowship in Advanced Biomedical Ethics. The mission of this 2-year Fellowship is to train scholars and future leaders in academic biomedical ethics. Appointments will commence in August of each year.
Fellows will participate fully in the life of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, which is among the world’s leading bioethics departments. They will have full access to the intellectual resources of the larger Penn community.
Fellows will receive a generous annual stipend, benefits, full tuition for a master’s degree in bioethics, and funds for academic books and travel.
The core fellowship experience will consist of:
Please note that the deadline for the 2015 cohort has passed.
Applications are invited from scholars with doctoral degrees in hand (MDs, PhDs or equivalent, JDs), or who will receive such degrees by May 2016. Doctorates may be in any relevant field, including, but not limited to, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, economics or anthropology. Prior experience in bioethics is not required.
Interested applicants should send the following materials to Katherine Buckley (firstname.lastname@example.org) by January 2, 2016:
For additional information, contact:
Administrative Coordinator, Penn Fellowship in Advanced Biomedical Ethics
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